Public Works Project List – July 25th – July 29th, 2016

Town of Bennington Project List
Week of July 25th – July 29th, 2016

Water Department
On Tuesday water crews will be replacing a water main valve on North Branch Street. North Branch Street will be closed to through traffic from County Street (Brooklyn Bridge) to Chapel Road between 7:30am and 3:00pm. Local residents will be accommodated.

Wastewater Department
Throughout the week wastewater crews will be raising manholes on Corey Lane for final paving.

Highway Department
Monday and Tuesday
Morgan Street will be closed from Main Street to Imperial Avenue, highway crews will be finishing the retaining wall.

Branch Street will be closed from Main Street to Gage Street, highway crews will be installing drainage, curb, sidewalks and pavement.

Henry Bridge will be closed to all traffic, a private contractor will be replacing the roof, the bridge will be closed throughout the week.

A crew will be working on the new walking trail from the Bennington College entrance to Hannaford Plaza, no traffic delays will happen this week.

Road side mowing will be taking place in many downtown areas, please use caution when you meet this equipment.

All Work will be dependent on weather conditions.

Please use caution when entering a construction zone,

men and equipment will be in the traveled portion of the road.


Residents and Contractors – Please make sure all loads are covered when taking leaves and or brush to the transfer station.